Safelite® Group announces the retirement of Gerry Tann, vice president of field sales, as of September 26, 2013.
Tann joined Safelite 23 years ago and has served in many roles, including assistant vice president of Service AutoGlass® and commercial and wholesale sales. In 2006, he was promoted to vice president of field sales to lead all field sales efforts for Safelite Group’s insurance, commercial and wholesale business units.
Tann has been integral in helping Safelite successfully merge the sales teams during its many integrations, including Belron®, Elite Auto Glass, Auto Glass Specialists, Diamond, and Cindy Rowe, and more recently with Giant Glass, Klein-Dickert, Royal Glass and Windshield World.
“Gerry is a fixture at Safelite and will be sorely missed. Beyond his professional impact, Gerry is beloved by his colleagues. He consistently receives high praise from his associates who say is a great mentor, listener and motivator,” says Safelite president and CEO Tom Feeney. “We sincerely thank Gerry for his contributions to Safelite and wish him continued success as he begins this next chapter in his life.”